Tag Archives: October

This week in health – 26 October 2018

Government considers fortifying bread with folic acid Health experts are pushing the government to add folic acid to bread, saying that other countries are already doing what can only benefit consumers. The B vitamin would not change the taste of the food. The government will launch a consultation on the issue early next year. “My… Read More »

This week in health – 5 October 2018

The week has flown by at talkhealth, so it’s time for our Friday health news round-up. Allergy news makes the headlines Perhaps the biggest health story of the past week or so has been about the sad death of 15-year-old Natasha Ednan-Laperouse, who suffered a cardiac arrest on a flight to France after buying a… Read More »

8 Fun and Active Events in October

From a glow-in-the-dark fitness party to a scenic run, there’s loads to enjoy with these fun and active events in October. Photo: 123rf.com 1. Pink Ribbon Walk 2018, Singapore Sports Hub OCBC Square — October 6 Photo: Breast Cancer Foundation’s website October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month, which means it’s the best time to wear pink… Read More »